MBA Essay Insight from UCLA Anderson

By - Sep 29, 12:02 PM   Comments [0]

Many schools reduced the number of required essays this season, and UCLA Anderson School of Management is one of them. With just one prompt---What are your short-term and long-term career goals, and how will an MBA from UCLA Anderson specifically help you achieve these goals?---applicants...

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UVA Darden MBA Interview with Current Student Blogger Caroline Kalinoski

By - Sep 29, 08:47 AM   Comments [0]

Here’s a talk with UVA Darden student blogger, Caroline Kalinoski, a second-year student with lots of advice to share about the application process, Darden clubs and courses, and favorite study spots on campus. Thank you Caroline and best of luck to you! (You can read...

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Stacy Blackman’s B-School Buzz

By - Sep 28, 11:57 AM   Comments [0]

Hello, and welcome to the latest edition of Stacy Blackman’s B-School Buzz, our periodic check-in with some of the MBA blogosphere’s applicant and student contributors. In this post, Buzz bloggers describe the madness that is the start of b-school, muse on interview strategies, offer advice...

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Wharton School Offers Free Online MBA Courses

By - Sep 28, 04:02 AM   Comments [1]

Whether you're interested in previewing first-year MBA material, or just looking to get up-to-date with the fundamentals of business and management, the new MOOCS, or massive open online courses, offered by University of Pennsylvania's Wharton School should fit the bill. Announced earlier this month, the Wharton...

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$100M Gift for Michigan Ross School

By - Sep 27, 12:01 PM   Comments [0]

Business school namesake and alumnus Stephen M. Ross will give $200 million to the University of Michigan to significantly transform the student experience at the business school and athletic campus, the school announced earlier this month. The Ross School and U-M Athletics will each receive $100...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Sept 27): Statistics and Sentence Correction

By - Sep 27, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) The following table shows results of a quality inspection of a lot of 15 mirrors. Defects    Frequency 0 6 1 1 2 4 3 3 4 1 The difference between the median number of defects and the average number of defects in the sample checked is between: (A) -1 and 0 (B) 0 and 0.5 (C) 0.5 and 1 (D)...

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The 3 Biggest Mistakes When Studying for the GMAT

By - Sep 26, 13:40 PM   Comments [0]

Today’s post comes from Manhattan Review South Africa, a well-known provider of test prep and MBA Admissions Consulting in Cape Town and Johannesburg for Top Business Schools. So you’re scheduled to take the GMAT. Where do you begin? The first item to address is that the...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Sept 26): Algebra and Sentence Correction

By - Sep 26, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (DS) Is ? 1. 2. Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - C - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GMAT Daily Deals Veritas Prep has worked with over 50K students at over 90 locations worldwide. Save $770 at GMAT Club. ...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Sept 25): Special Operations and Sentence Correction

By - Sep 25, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) If is the number of distinct positive divisors of , what is the value of ? (A) 3 (B) 4 (C) 5 (D) 6 (E) 7 Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - D - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GMAT Daily Deals Over 4 M...

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What’s the Deal with HBS and Gender Equality?

By - Sep 24, 13:52 PM   Comments [0]

This post is a little late. I’ve been mulling over the New York Times article and started drafting this piece almost immediately. However, work and pleasure prevented me from completing it earlier. In any case, here’s my 2¢. It all began one early Sunday morning when...

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